[alsa-devel] [PATCH 5/6] ARM: ux500: Enable HIGHMEM on all mop500 platforms

Lee Jones lee.jones at linaro.org
Tue Jul 31 16:29:48 CEST 2012

On 31/07/12 14:56, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 02:31:30PM +0100, Lee Jones wrote:
>> The current kernel commandline for ux500 based devices includes
>> hard-coded allocations for things like mali and hwmem, which
>> actually run over lowmem. Here we enable highmem in order to
>> avoid memory corruption errors.
> Err what?  highmem should make no difference if things are being done
> correctly.
> In other words, your patch description is too vague to understand what
> the problem is and why you have to force highmem on - and nothing should
> _require_ highmem.

I think I must have misunderstood some advice which was recently given 
to me. I'll drop the patch.

Thanks for reviewing.

Lee Jones
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